Capt. Fradi was sailing as Master onboard Oil/Chemical Tankers and Gas Carriers for more than 7 years and started his shore based career as Port Pilot. He joined Columbia Shipmanagement in 2012 as QSHE-Marine Superintendent and since 2015 he has been assigned several managerial roles in the Crewing department until 2021 when he was appointed as Group Director Crewing and Training.
Capt. Fradi is an elected member of the Intertanko HEiSC and has also been a member of the IMEC R&T Committee since 2016 and has initiated several innovative projects the latest was the Competency Management System for Ratings.
He has been leading several innovative training and recruitment developments, many of which has been dedicated to Filipino seafarers, such as an in-house Chemical Tanker course, usage of cloud simulators, Learning Management System, Mental Health and telemedicine support for seafarers and the Holographic telepresence technology receiving attention from global media companies, including Bloomberg.